Regional Director - Expansion Market, Investment
(Metro Vancouver, BC)

About the Position

We are seeking a highly experienced individual with strong entrepreneurship and inner drive to undertake the Regional Director – Expansion Market, Investment Role. The Regional Director – Expansion Market is accountable for building up a strong & productive sales team and further penetrating Gentai’s brand and business into BC market (i.e. Different local communities including but not limited to Caucasian, Indian, Korean, Persian societies).

This role is a key strategic partner with all aspects of the business, helping build up sales team, implement business plan, grow sales and operation related activities in the EMD Business.

You are an entrepreneur at heart, who is looking to take control of your career and feel valued in your contributions. You work hard because you love what you do and find fulfillment in paving the way for others to be successful too.

The role will report into the Managing Director of Gentai Asset Management Corp.

Responsibilities

  • Attracting, developing, and retaining a strong, highly engaged professional sales team.
  • Meeting the annual sales targets by developing, maintaining, and executing a business plan for the Expansion Market.
  • Accountable for all sales and operations related activities in the organizations Expansion Market Business – from prospecting to presenting to closing sales.
  • Leading, coaching and motivating the team to meet and exceed sales objectives.
  • Maintaining a high degree of working knowledge of products and strategies to effectively support Dealing Representatives in providing the best sales experience to clients.
  • Contributing at the investment leadership team level to bring innovative events, campaigns, and marketing initiatives to life to assist in meeting sales targets.
  • Establishing strong networking and maintaining a close relationship with current and new investors.

Qualifications:

  • Expert knowledge of the investment industry and factors that influence it (i.e. market trends, client needs, competition, economic & regulatory environment) in order to anticipate, prepare and lead on issues that affect the business.
  • Exceptional investment business development and leadership skills having worked successfully for 5+ years at a leadership level within the industry.
  • Excellent coaching skills with successful experience developing and mentoring a team of employees and assisting them with their career progression.
  • An authentic desire to excel and a curiosity that fuels innovation.
  • Well-developed network of relationships with investment advisors, institutions, centres of influence and business alliances in order to identify and grow the business.
  • The proven ability to build relationships, close business and mentor others to success. This includes skills in hosting seminars, overcoming objections, consultative selling, and follow-up strategies.
  • The ability to be licenced in the Exempt Market (CSC, EMP).
  • Relevant designations such as CIM, CFP, CFA, MBA is an asset.

If you are looking for a company that is growing, eager to help their employees, and that you can take pride in, look no further! Remote interviews (Zoom or Microsoft Teams) are scheduled as soon as possible.

Please note, only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. We thank you ahead of time for your interest in Gentai Capital!

Compensation Details

  • Full-Time, Permanent Position
  • Competitive Annual Salary, Variable Comp Plan, and Annual Bonus Program
  • Office-based position out of our Richmond location
  • Hours are Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm
  • Extended Health Benefits paid for 100% by the company
  • RRSP matching
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave

You will love working here:
Employees tell us that they love that we strike the balance in creating an incredibly professional, yet dynamic, collaborative, and enjoyable corporate culture. We work in a fluid and fast-paced environment that is supportive of energetic and motivated individuals who pride themselves on being flexible and results-driven. Despite these challenging times, our business is thriving and that means that our employees get valuable exposure, lots of learning opportunities, and can truly have an impact on our business. We are committed to providing our people with a challenging and rewarding career because our employees are what set us apart and we know it.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Gentai is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran’s status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

We want to hear from you!
If you are confident that you would be a strong asset to our team, submit both a cover letter and resume today to [email protected]. Be sure to tell us why you believe yourself to be a perfect fit! We thank all applicants for their time in applying, however, we will only contact those selected for an interview. Consideration of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.